Definición de Sertoli cell en inglés:

Sertoli cell

Silabificación: Ser·to·li cell
Pronunciación: /sərˈtōlē ˌsel
 
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sustantivo

Anatomy
  • A type of somatic cell around which spermatids develop in the tubules of the testis.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • On the other hand, no Leydig cells were seen microscopically in case 8, with tubules containing only Sertoli cells, being absolutely devoid of germinal cells.
    • The left testis contained numerous Sertoli cells and a few germ cells.
    • All testes with mixed atrophy had dysgenetic Sertoli cells, although normal mature Sertoli cells were also found in 3 of these testes.

Origen

late 19th century: named after Enrico Sertoli (1842–1910), Italian histologist.

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